Secret Service Inspector admits destroying documents
By Rebecca Carr | A senior U.S. Secret Service inspector admitted today that she destroyed original evidence sought in a long-standing lawsuit alleging that the service routinely discriminates against African American agents.
Nearly 60 African Americans allege in sworn statements that […]
Gay Black Jews Come Out Against Huckabee
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Jamaal Rosenthal and his partner, Carl Schwartzberg, are the only two gay black Jews in the entire state of Iowa. And they see Huckabee as the worst possible candidate for President.
“Huckabee says it’s okay to be gay […]
Growing race gap in American incomes
Associated Press Tuesday November 13, 2007 Guardian Unlimited
Decades after the US civil rights movement, the income gap between black and white Americans has grown, says a new study that tracked the incomes of more than 2,000 families for more than 30 years.
Incomes have increased […]
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Gen. Pervez Musharraf declared a state of emergency in Pakistan on Saturday, suspending the constitution, replacing the chief justice before a crucial Supreme Court ruling on his future as president, and cutting communications in the capital. Emergency rule imposed in Pakistan General Pervez Musharraf, Pakistan‘s president, has imposed emergency rule […]
Why does the US think that disrespecting Turkey’s historical image related to the Ottoman/Armenian era, then ordering it to lay off the Kurds, is acceptable? Turkey’s military chief has said US-Turkish ties will never be the same again if US lawmakers brand the Ottoman Empire’s massacre of Armenians a genocide
The GOP, the party of hate, bigots and outspoken ignorance once again has their queen (or king) of hate Ann Coulter, spewing yet another vile statement. This time Coulter has decided that Jews need to be perfected. This would suggest that Jews are imperfect and need to be perfect like Christians. Besides her […]
“It is exceedingly difficult to maneuver in today’s America without a photo ID,” Judge Posner wrote for a divided panel of the federal appeals court in Chicago in January, upholding an Indiana voter identification law enacted in 2005. “Try flying, or even entering a tall building such as the courthouse in which we […]
Taslima Nasreen should leave or die: Muslim clerics
MLA vows to ‘behead’ Taslima Nasreen
Aug 17: Muslim clerics in West Bengal Friday issued a “death warrant” against Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen if she did not pack her bags and leave India.
“Anybody eliminating her would be given Rs 100,000 and […]
That’s SIIC — or Is It?
By Al Kamen Washington Post Wednesday, August 8, 2007
The administration is engaged in a never-ending struggle over acronyms. Loop Fans may recall that senior officials a couple of years ago wanted to stop talking about a Global War on Terrorism, the GWOT or […]
Bush administration wants us to be scared of:
AlQaeda, Other un-named terrorists, Gays, anyone who is not a radical Christian, anyone who is not with his agenda,
Inclusive health care People who think
This administration wants his population to be white or act white, buy in to the […]